The two American sportscar series are now under NASCAR, but the final decisions still need to be made prior to the on-track competition in 2014. Motorsport.com placed it fifth in our top five moments of the year.
Audi Sport factory driver Allan McNish heads to the USA for the “Roar Before The 24” testing in Daytona, Florida with the Starworks Motorsport team. The Scotsman is one of many racers worldwide that take on the January 24 hour race in a one-off...
Joining Henrique Cisneros and Sean Edwards will be Porsche pilots Patrick Pilet and Kuba Giermaziak in the MOMO Porsche 911 GT3.
The Grand-Am Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge GS championship team will field both a Porsche and an Audi next year. First 2013 race will be at Daytona.
Five Scottish drivers are in the solid U.K. contingent expected for 51st Rolex 24 at Daytona. Ryan Dalziel and Dario Franchitti are past winners of the challenging race.
Kevin Buckler's The Racers Group team prepares for the Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona with three Porsche cars as they aim for their fifth GT class victory. First step to reach their goal is the traditional January testing on the infield road course.
Aussie NASCAR Sprint Cup Ford driver steps in to help the Grand-Am Ford Riley team during Grand-Am test days for the Rolex 24 Hours At Daytona. MSR team driver Ozz Negri sustained a leg injury during off-season training.
New year campaign with Audi Sport customer racing for the Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge champions as they make their Rolex series 24 Hour debut with drivers Plumb, Biela, Winkelhock and Haase.
Audi factory drivers and APR will aim for class victory in the Daytona 24 hour race
Audi WEC and DTM works drivers will be busy in 2013, starting with the Audi R8s lineup for Grand-Am's Daytona 24H. Audi R18 E-tron will contest the 12 Hours of Sebring.
Rolex 24 at Daytona winning team look to defend the top step of the podium and show strength all year long in the title fight.
New GT team will make their debut at the 51st running of the Rolex 24. Porsche works, Long, will be joined by teammates Pumpelly, Lindsey, Hart , and Graeff.
Pruett and Rojas remain as primary team drivers in 2013. The champions will be joined at Daytona by Montoya, Kimball, Dixon, Franchitti, McMurray and Hand in the two CGRFS BMW Riley Daytona Prototypes.
Hurley Haywood will be seeing the 2013 Rolex 24 action from a different viewpoint – that of the Grand Marshal.
British Touring Car Champion will drive for multi-time CTSCC Honda championship team C369R in support of Team Seattle.
Gavin returns to SDR for the 51st Rolex 24
2006 Formula Atlantic and 2010 ALMS champion Pagenaud joins Nonnamaker and Cameron for the Daytona 24 hours in the BMW-Riley Daytona Prototype. The Frenchman was recently named the 2012 IndyCar Rookie of the year.
Ciaran Haggerty and his dad will be part of the Starworks team at the 2013 Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona. The young Scot will be in the team's paddock with not only Dalziel but also Scotsman McNish, Venezuelan Popow and Frenchman Bourdais.
Once again TRG’s owner is ready for the future. Buckler takes chances but never on the track, and he always shines when new ideas change the face of racing. His new endeavor is the partnership Aston Martin Racing.
Marino and fellow Mazda do-drivers regroup for the 2013 Rolex 24
Mazda initially announced the build of its SKYACTIV-D clean diesel engine during the 2012 Le Mans race. The engine will be housed in their sporty Mazda6 with its first race in January at the Rolex 24 of Daytona.
TRG-Aston Martin Racing launch multi-faceted factory-supported North American race program. Team will contest both the Grand-Am Rolex and ALMS series'; plus the Grand-Am CTSCC and the SCCA World Challenge.
The new Mazda6 will be the first diesel powered vehicle of any type to complete in the Rolex 24
AIM Autosport and R.Ferri Motorsport join forces for "Racing with Ferrari" in 2013. Driver lineup is now official for the AIM FXDD #61 and #69 Ferrari 458 Italia GT cars.
R.Ferri Motorsport and AIM Autosport announce GT effort in 2013: Max Papis and Jeff Segal to share driving duties in new Ferrari 458 Italia in Rolex GT series.
Allan McNish press release
Christian Fittipaldi raced with the team earlier this year for the season opener at Daytona International Speedway.